Sally Ann Brunette, age 80 of Stanton, formerly of Traverse City, passed away on Sunday, March 5, 2017 at Hathaway Hills in Greenville.
She was born in Portland on July 29, 1936 the daughter of Grover & Shirley (Gilbert) Urie. They along with her husband, Don and a child, Baby Brunette, have preceded her in death.
Sally is survived by her daughters, Cynthia (Patrick) O'Connor, of Grand Rapids, Laura (Steven) Wirgau, of Bremen, Indiana, Catherine (Todd) Brown, of Cape Coral, Florida, Valerie (Daniel) Hansen, of Traverse City; sons, Jeffrey (Laurie O'Keefe) Brunette, of Deer Harbor, Washington, Daniel (Sandra) Brunette, of Edwards, Colorado; 11 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren.
Sally was a member of St. Bernadette of Lourdes Catholic Church in Stanton. She was a member of the Sheridan VFW Ladies Auxiliary. In her younger days, she was a life guard and girl scout leader. She also enjoyed camping, being outdoors, reading and quilting. But most important to Sally was her family, whom she loved very much. She was a wonderful mother, a terrific grandma and a very proud "G.G." She will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.
Memorial services for Sally are being held on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at the Simpson Family Funeral Home in Sheridan beginning at 2 p.m.
For those wishing to make a memorial donation in Sally's memory the family suggests donations be made to the American Lung Association and envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
To order flowers, leave an online condolence, make a donation or share a favorite memory of Sally, please go to www.SimpsonFamilyFuneralHomes.com
Published on  March 7, 2017